Satisfactory completion requirements: All disciplines must complete learning assessments to be awarded credit, no minimum score required unless otherwise specified within the course.
Diana 'Dee' Kornetti, PT, MA, HCS-D
Diana 'Dee' Kornetti, a physical therapist for 30 years, is a past administrator and co-owner of a Medicare-certified home health agency. Dee now provides training and education to home health industry providers through a consulting business, Kornetti & Krafft Health Care Solutions. She serves as chief operations officer with her business partners Cindy Krafft and…Read full bio
Cindy Krafft, PT, MS, HCS-O
Cindy Krafft brings more than 20 years of home health expertise that ranges from direct patient care to operational and management issues. Years spent in the homes of patients confirmed that she was in the best setting to focus on functionality and the specific challenges faced by each patient. Cindy recognizes that providing care in…Read full bio
1. Analyzing Subjective and Objective Data
Therapy skill is magnified by the ability to assess data that is collected and give it value and meaning. Translation of subjective and objective data into patient specific detailed descriptions of functional limitations supports the provision of therapy services as skilled, reasonable and necessary.
2. Creating a Measurable and Meaningful Plan of Care
Once analysis has taken place, creating the framework for the care plan begins. The establishment of the frequency, duration and goals must be patient specific and supported by the assessment findings. Awareness of the larger plan is integral to supporting the work of the other disciplines involved with the care.